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CNN
Nov 1, 2013 1:00am PDT
how the obama campaign explained dumping joe biden and harry reid got the idea reid didn't pay income tax and more. the book doesn't come out until next week but jonathan martin has all the inside details and joins us now. it's fascinating on your reporting in this. how serious were they looking into having hillary clinton be the vice president? >> it was serious, not that it was intentionally polled and focused grouped. campaigns don't spend the money on focusing and polling groups unless they are seriously exploring something. it was only known but about a half dozen of the top obama senior advisors, people like david axlerod and most notably the chief of staff william daley, then chief of staff who became close to joe biden. they are similar age, similar background. >> similar background. you talked to him? >> i talked to him on the phone and he confirmed saying he thought it was his due diligence as chief of staff to at least explore the possibility what hillary clinton would mean for obama in 2012. they concluded she wouldn't add a substantial effect, she would help but not enoug
FOX News
Nov 28, 2013 5:00pm PST
that barack obama is creating or trying to create a nanny state. we gave them another term. when we had an alternative. go ahead, last word. >> well, thank you, in massachusetts, people are starting to wake up and i think throughout the country, too. because they are looking at their paychecks and they are dwindling. the amount of money in their pockets is going away. >> they're going to dwindle more. next on the rundown, herman cain will get the same question. what's america's biggest problem? james carville will get the same question. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] everyone deserves the gift of all day pain relief. this season, discover aleve. all day pain relief with just two pills. side-by-side, so you get the same coverage, often for less. that's one smart board -- what else does it do, reverse gravity? [ laughs ] split atoms? [ flo chuckles ] [ whirring ] hey, how's that atom-splitting thing going? oh! a smarter way to shop around -- now that's progressive. call or click today. on the table by not choosing the right medicare d plan. no one could have left this much money here. who
MSNBC
Nov 22, 2013 3:00pm PST
. this is a man who called president obama un-american. and who compared the president's rise to that of hitler. but his feelings are hurt. and so are senator mcconnell's. >> if you want to play games, set yet another precedent that you'll no doubt come to regret, say to my friends on the other side of the aisle, you'll regret this and you may regret it a lot sooner than you think. >> democrats will regret this? this from the man who proudly declared that he wanted to make president obama a one-term president? and how about this? >> this action today creates a perpetual opportunity for the tyranny of the majority because it permits a majority in this body to do whatever it wants to do any time it wants to do it. >> a tyranny? really? just last month senator alexander voted to block this man mel watt from a position with the federal housing finance agency. he became the first sitting member of congress to be successfully filibustered since before the civil war. and yet senator alexander has a problem with tyranny? here's what republicans really don't like. by invoking this option, the president
WHUT
Nov 4, 2013 9:00am EST
a distance. if you were president obama, what choice would you make? i'd like to hear your succinct and considered response. write me at billmoyers.com or on facebook. i promise to read every response. >>> let's turn now to another big story most of us know even less about than drones. tpp, the trans-pacific partnership. it's a trade agreement the united states is negotiating with australia, canada, japan and eight other countries in the pacific region. if you don't know about the tpp, and few do, it's because the powerful people behind it, including president obama, don't want you to know. the negotiations are shrouded in secrecy, and once they are completed, obama wants to rush the agreement through congress, fast-tracking, they call it, with our elected representatives given the choice only of voting it up or down. last year, over 130 members of congress asked the white house for more transparency about what's being negotiated and were essentially told to go fly a kite. you can be sure of this, however. a select group of corporate partners, companies like generax electric, goldma
Al Jazeera America
Nov 20, 2013 12:00pm EST
kennedy's assassination, as you saw, president obama giving out awards that jfk created. ♪ >>> congress taking another look at the problems surrounding president obama's signature healthcare reform law. this time taking a look on the impact on small business. >> i want to provide health insurance for my employees and their families, but we have been doing it for 15 years since i bought the company, but now because it is so high, our plan in effect is not viable, because it's not affordable. >> this hearing coming one day after a sat -- startling admission that key aspects of the site are still incomplete. the obama administration decided to launch the website october 1st, despite warnings from a consult act. the president says these issues reveal a problem with the way the government builds its websites. >> we probably underestimated the complexities of building out a website that needed to work the way it should. the way the federal government does procurement and it is just generally not very efficient. >> the site's building sites need to be corrected by january 1st. the obama admin
WHUT
Nov 6, 2013 10:00am EST
debate, which involves a look into the mind of barack obama as a person, as a politician, as someone running for reelection that we think is as illuminating about him as any scene anyone has written. >> i totally agree, what do you any? >> i would never want to dissent from the two of you. there is a reason why it is right there on the cover of the magazine. >> rose: new york magazine by the way. >> >> rose: but there was so much talk about that polling about hillary, i just thought it was just silly, i thought. the only question i have about it is did they tell the president, did the president sign off on in and was this something he was interested in the answer? i don't know the answer from your piece. >> look, to talk about that and then to get to intervention, i think when the white house chief of staff and people like david enough and axelrod say this presidency is in real peril the president may not get reelected let's consider bringing in hillary clinton and bill clinton to join the ticket i think that is news. >> rose: but did they say that or we just have to test everything
CNN
Nov 20, 2013 3:00am PST
. president obama pressed senators on tuesday to hold off on imposing new sanctions in order to give diplomacy a chance. >>> more developments in the ongoing saga of rob ford. his top staffers officially reporting to the deputy mayor after city council stripped ford of mote of his power and after one highly rated episode, the embattled mayor's tv show, "ford nati nation" has been canceled. according to media reports, the infamous video of ford smoking crack may have been taken approximately a year ago. >>> home owners try to salvage what they can, looters are driving up to homes and trucks and making off with everything they can. police have imposed a curfew from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. >>> a dramatic life-saving rescue in british columbia. two hikers became lost. they had a cell phone and a signal and were able to call for help. the helicopter was able to drop down a 150-foot long line and pull them out. the rescuers say they would probably have never made it through the night. >> wow, look at that. >> look at that. >> they had equipment but they weren't particularly familiar with that terrain
PBS
Nov 6, 2013 8:00pm PST
of president obama israel action is marked with political scandals and son success. so how was his second term stack up so far we'll break it down. and you don't know who can smile from soldiers in long lines to mcdonald's for a few apply for detainee this top of the men and women who work there it's a different story rc has gained exclusive access to the facility also knew a sign you've never seen before and in new mexico on and claims he was subjected to what our work for x rays searches and do the color not to be by police to find frogs always want any fuss because the man's attorney later in the shop. one thing on number six on cam and washington dc i am not president you are watching rte. well today is the one year anniversary of the day that americans went to the polls and stylistic and president obama a second term to follow through on his vision for the country. alot has happened in a three hundred sixty five days since the president was re elected the irs and ozzy and nsa scandals have a rough day deportations of minors and non criminals have gone down the economy is recovering game r
MSNBC
Nov 20, 2013 10:00pm PST
the affordable care act is to leak it to glen greenwald service stamping it top secret. >> the obama administration's self-imposed deadlines. >> ten days before the administration's deadline. >> for fixing the federal health exchange website. >> obama care. >> obama care. >> obama care. >> they need to get this right. >> it passed the glitches with the website. >> the website and enrollment situation -- >> it will be a lot better. >> -- is in a better place today than two or three weeks ago. >> the health care law needs to be scratched. >> get rid of it? >> that's the only way it will work. >> i'm willing to work with democrats and republicans to fix this. the affordable care act is going to work. >> i think i'm pretty white, the whitest guy i know, i'm very pale. >> there is good news about the affordable care act tonight. it is not about the website. it is not about the enrollment numbers. good news about part of the law that almost no one thought would really work, including many of the law's supporters. at fordable care act was first and foremost designed to help extend health in
CNN
Nov 27, 2013 8:00pm PST
, the latest big blow to obama care strike right before the holiday. realize they can save hundreds of dollars. cvs/pharmacy wants to help you save on medicare expenses. talk to your cvs pharmacist, call, or go to cvs.com/compare to get your free, personalized plan comparison today. call, go online, or visit your local store today. through sunday, through sunday, thanksgiving weekend, save hundreds on beautyrest and posturepedic. choose $300 in free gifts with tempur-pedic. even choose 48 months interest-free financing on the new tempur-choice. the triple choice sale ends sunday, thanksgiving weekend. >>> we are back with tonight's outer circle. and tonight we begin in moscow, with authorities detained 14 suspected radical islamists in an overnight raid. phil black is "outfront". >> police say they became aware of this group, because they were carrying out various crimes, including theft and selling drugs, and they now believe the purpose of those crimes was to fund terrorist activity. security services raided an apartment in eastern moscow, arresting 14 people. there they say they found three
Telemundo
Nov 25, 2013 11:00pm PST
de la escena en un camaro negro cesar ---el presidente obama lleg hoy al area de la bahia para recaudar fondos, y para hablar de la reforma migratoria, pero mucha gente sali decepcionada. pitch-blanca ---su discurso sobre inmigracin lo hizo en el barrio chino en san francisco. ---y fue ah donde jovenes soÑadores lo interrumpiero n y le exigieron que detenga las deportacines . ---jaime peluffo nos amplia. take pkg 0:01 0:37 0:53 1:01 1:11 1:41 pkg el recibimiento de obama en el centro recreacional betty ann ong el recibimiento de obama en el centro recreacional betty ann ong fue caluroso. s.o.t. obama because it's long past time to fix our broken inmigration system. y el tema de la necesidad de una reforma lo mencion de entrada. s.o.t. interruptions mr president, please use your executive order to halt deportations for all 11.5 undocumented immigrants. pero en medio del discurso, un joven soÑador lo interrumpi y le grit que usara su poder ejecutivo para frenara las deportaciones. nats.. otros jvenes se unieron en coro. el presidente respondi que legalmente no poda hacerlo. s.o
CNN
Nov 25, 2013 1:00pm PST
hard is it to get john boehner on the phone? just ask an obama care representative who was stuck on hold for more than 30 minutes when he was trying to help the speaker sign up. stay with us. ya know, with new fedex one rate you can fill that box and pay one flat rate. i didn't know the coal thing was real. it's very real... david rivera. rivera, david. [ male announcer ] fedex one rate. simple, flat rate shipping with the reliability of fedex. >>> welcome back to "the lead." i'm john berman in for jake tapper. in the world lead, some called the deal to curb iran's nuclear program an historic accomplishment. but one of america's closest allies, israel, is not among them. >> what was concluded in geneva last night, is not a historic agreement. it's a historic mistake. >> so why is the israeli prime minister so miffed? the deal demands that iran freeze its nuclear program for six months while negotiators try to hash out a longer term agreement. in return, some $7 billion in sanctions will be temporarily lifted off iran's shoulders. israel says that it's simply too generous, today,
CNN
Nov 27, 2013 4:00pm PST
blow to obama care strike right before the holiday. # i started part-time, now i'm a manager.n. my employer matches my charitable giving. really. i get bonuses even working part-time. where i work, over 400 people are promoted every day. healthcare starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real walmart. >>> we are back with tonight's outer circle. and tonight we begin in moscow, with authorities detained 14 suspected radical islamists in an overnight raid. phil black is "outfront". >> police say they became aware of this group, because they were carrying out various crimes, including theft and selling drugs, and they now believe the purpose of those crimes was to fund terrorist activity. security services raided an apartment in eastern moscow, arresting 14 people. there they say they found three homemade explosive devices with detonators and one of them, they say, was designed to be worn as a belt. they said th
FOX News
Nov 23, 2013 11:00am PST
'm david asman in for paul gigot. the obama administration all but admitted this week it will not meet its own deadline to get heal healthcare.gov up and running. softening the november 30th deadline, saying the website will be a, quote, work of constant improvement. another official telling congress a whopping 30% of the online federal exchange still hasn't been built. so how in the world will supporters of obama care defend the new laws? the deadline comes and goes. as those policy cancellations keep rolling in. particularly as they had home and mingle with unhappy constituents during the holidays. something rubio says may be a game changer. >> this law cannot be saved. the question is is how long will it take for democrats to realize that and cooperate in that? so far, the upper echelons of the democratic party, they're still being very stubborn about it but my prediction is check back in eight weeks. >> "wall street journal" columnist and deputy editor dan henninger. washington columnist january esrel. and dan freeman. this is going to be quite a sight. when they face their constituent
Al Jazeera America
Nov 6, 2013 12:00pm EST
compromises, and hard decisions. this can be achieved. president obama sees the road ahead as do i. >> and kerry also met today with palestinian leader in bethlehem. >> reporter: secretary of state john kerry is here to try to bring the palestinian and israel negotiators closer after direct talks started and were relaunched between the two sides since the end of july. it's going to be a very difficult task because so far the pal stinance and israelis have held 16 meetings without achieving any break through. one official described the israeli stance as the worst in 20 years. since these talks began, israel as either approved or announced tenders for building an additional 5,000 new housing units in illegal settlements in the occupied west bank and jerusalem. and according to palestinian officials as well the israelis are being very difficult, they are not willing to make any concessions. they say they want jerusalem as the unified capitol of israel and they don't want to grant the right of return to any palestinian refugee, and they want the palestinians to recognize israel as a je
CNN
Nov 8, 2013 2:00am PST
of obama care that he is sorry. but that isn't stopping the discussion. >> reporter: president obama is apologizing to americans losing their headlight insurance telling nbc. >> i am sorry that they, you know, are find is themselves in this situation based on assurances they got from me. >> reporter: about 5% of americans buy their insurance on the individual market. and some of them are losing their plans as insurance companies cancel policies that don't meet tough new obama care standards. >> we weren't as clear as we needed to be in terms of the changes that were taking place and i want to do everything we can to make sure that people are finding thepgs in a good position, a better position than they were before this law happened. >> reporter: the president said most people getting cancellation letters will be able to get new plans at the same price or cheaper on the new marketplaces. he stuck to the latest promise the troubled healthcare.gov website will be physicaled. >> it is better than it was october 1st and better than last week. i'm confident will be even better by november
CNN
Nov 16, 2013 12:00pm PST
," president obama may be losing support from some democrats. how he can navigate his way out of the this mess. we'll talk to a man who knows a lot about white house troubles. and our jeanne moos has her memories of the assassination of john f. kennedy. what her story focus us. >>> and how do you learn $98,000 in cash. one woman managed to do just that but a very honest man saved her. just by talking to a helmet. it grabbed the patient's record before we even picked him up. it found out the doctor we needed was at st. anne's. wiggle your toes. [ driver ] and it got his okay on treatment from miles away. it even pulled strings with the stoplights. my ambulance talks with smoke alarms and pilots and stadiums. but, of course, it's a good listener too. [ female announcer ] today cisco is connecting the internet of everything. so everything works like never before. that's mine. ♪ that's mine. ♪ that's mine. ♪ come on, kyle. ♪ [ horn honks ] that's mine...kyle. [ male announcer ] revenge is best served with 272 horses. now get the best offers of the season. current lessees with an expiring l
CNN
Nov 15, 2013 3:00am PST
in the house are expected to pass their own fix to obama care later today. late last night the white house issued a presidential veto threat to the bill calling it an act of sabotage. that's a sign of a president desperately trying to get back on offense. president obama's new message is he likes his health care plan for the nation and is going to fight to keep it. >> there's no question the rollout on the affordable care act was much tougher than we expected, but i want everybody here to understand, i am going to see this through. >> reporter: the new obama care fix leaves it up to insurance companies and states to decide whether to let consumers keep plans not in compliance with the law and forces carriers advise americans of the choices available under obama care. but the insurance industry worries the changes undermine the system. one source called the white house fix a total mess. washington state insurance commissioner balked altogether saying, we will stay the course and not be allowing insurance companies to extend their policies. >> that's on me. i mean, we fumbled the rollout on
FOX News
Nov 24, 2013 12:00pm PST
prepare to head home for the holidays and face angry constituents. is an obama care delay just a party of time. >>> a record set with j.p. morgan has the justice department crowing. who are the real winners in this $13 billion payout? >>> and as the country commemorates the 50th anniversary of the kennedy assassination we will examine new evidence of a castro connection. and welcome to "the journal editorial report." i'm david asman in for paul gigot. the obama administration admitted it won't meet its own deadline to get obama care up and running. kathleen sebelius saying it is a work of constant improvement. how in the world will supporters of obama care defend the new laws as the deadline comes and goes and as those policy cancellations keep rolling in? particularly as they head home and mingle with a lot of unhappy constituents during the thanksgiving and christmas holidays something republican senator marco rubio says may be a game changer. >> it has to be refield. how long will it take for democrats to realize and cooperate? so far i think at the upper echelons of the democratic
CSPAN
Nov 13, 2013 6:00pm EST
a bullet, just barely, not because of the obama administration's efforts, i'm sorry to say, and not because of the efforts of the united kingdom, i'm sorry to say. but because of the french. and we have them to thank. the talks, and i quote, unexpectedly fell apart at the last minute when the french foreign minister publicly objected to what he called a sucker's deal, meaning that the united states was prepared to begin lifting sanctions on iran in exchange for tentative iranian promises that they would slow their multiple nuclear programs. now this is very important that i read this, mr. speaker. because brett stevens goes on to say in his article, not stop their nuclear program, not suspend their nuclear program, mind you. much less dismantle them. but merely reduce their pace. from troun jog. when they're on mile 23 of their nuclear marathon. he said it says a rot about the administration that they so wanted a deal that they would have been prepared to make one. and what this deal would have meant, quite simply, mr. speaker is that we would have seen an iran with a nuclear bomb very soon
FOX News
Nov 2, 2013 10:00am PDT
in afghanistan was killed in a u.s. drone strike. >>> plus, could there be more trouble on the horizon for obama care? why many are now saying that the glitches associated with the rollout are, quote, just the tip of the iceberg. >>> and the hidden danger in your kitchen. why the fda says your spice rack may be filled with dangerous contaminants. >>> new developments in the u.s. drone strike that killed a taliban leader yesterday. meh su d believed to be behind a failed car bombing in times square in 2010 and the murders of a cia outpost in 2009. now the pakistani government is condemning the strike and accuses the u.s. of derailing peace talks with the taliban. >> reporter: there was a $5 million bounty on mehsud. he has been targeted by drones many, many times and at least twice he has been pronounced dead. this tyime, however, it is official according to taliban and pakistani officials. including four other people were killed in this drone strike somewhere in the tribal region between afghanistan and pakistan. reportedly the taliban buried him under the cover of secrecy some time in the past
Al Jazeera America
Nov 24, 2013 2:00am EST
that diplomacy opened up a new path for the world that is more secure. >>> president obama said the agreement was an important first step in keeping iran from making a nuclear weapon. >>> vatican secrets - secrets of st. peter left for centuries - to be unveiled. >>> hello, welcome to al jazeera america, i'm morgan radford in new york. >> an historic deal. there is now a deal in place on iran's nuclear program. it is designed to stop or scale back nuclear activities in exchanges for relief from economic sanctions. >> a result after a long night, described as intensive and complicated the p5+1 and iran struck an historic deal, the importance hinted at by the president's sudden and unusual for a saturday late-night address. >> today that diplomacy opened up a new pass. that iran's progress is peaceful and it cannot build a nuclear weapon. it is a first step but achieves a first deal. for the first time in a decade we have halted the progress of the nuclear weapon. >> in timing the iranian prime minister spoke at the same time. >> i believe it is important that we all of us take the opportunity
Telemundo
Nov 25, 2013 6:00pm PST
peluffo desde el centro comunitario donde habl obama.. adelante jaime. take pkg :01 - :06 :11 - :16 :48 - :53 1:04 - 1:11 1:12 - 1:16 1:22 - 1:29 1:52 - 1:56 2:13 - 2:19 trt: 2:29 o.c. regreso con ustedes al estudio. intro/jaime peluffo/san francisco asi es, el presidente obama intro/jaime peluffo/san francisco asi es, el presidente obama vino a este centro comunitario del barrio chino en san francisco para hablar de inmigración, pero se topó con manifestantes, y dejó a mucha gente decepcionada. el recibimiento de obama en el centro recreacional betty ann ong fue caluroso. s.o.t. obama because it's long past time to fix our broken inmigration system. y el tema de la necesidad de una reforma lo mencion de entrada. s.o.t. interruptions mr docentede der to halt portation migrants. pero en med del jov soÑador lo interrumpi y le grit que galmente poda hacerlo. prin re dn't get the response that intet swer my question. directly cuchar el scurso coinciden. quea blanca ---y como era de esperarse, blanca ---y como era de esperarse, protestas y manifestacion es acompaÑaron la visita del pr
CSPAN
Nov 19, 2013 6:00am EST
new sanctions and tougher sanctions that the obama administration is warning could derail the whole talks. the plan from republicans was to push them on the bill. on friday, leadership aides were suggesting there would not be time to finish the defense bill and have a vote on the sanctions. david bidder who held up the bill on last week over his obamacare mms says reid was trying to turn him into a scapegoat in saying there would not be enough time. >> another issue is sexual assault in the military. who is leading the effort, and how is it expected to be handled during the debate. a very vocal issue. democrats on both sides that are leading the charge. kristin angela brandt is leading a proposal that would push the issue of prosecuting cases outside the chain of command. the measure has ordered a seven senators, including ted cruz and rand paul, as well as most women's democrat in the senate. it is opposed by senate mccaskill and leaders of the senate armed services committee. it is really one of those debates that is not falling along party lines. what are the other issues that co
MSNBC
Nov 21, 2013 10:00pm PST
presidential nominees in the history of the united states senate, half of them were against president obama's nominees. president obama welcomed the change. >> one of the president's constitutional responsibilities is to nominate americans to positions within the executive and judicial branches. over six decades before i took office. only 20 presidential nominees had to overcome filibusters . in five years, 30 treated this way. >> mitch mcconnell could offer nothing more than a threat. >> the friends on the other side of the aisle. you will regret this may regret it a lot sooner than you think. >> joining me, the columnist for "the washington post," msnbc analyst, alex wagner host of "msnbc's now with alex wagner." the threat by mitch mcconnell had me intimidated. i was like afraid what happens when the other side has the power. i recently came around. like the final few senators to the realization that of course they have got to do this. because in fact, when the republicans have power, and the republican presidency, the, democrats in the senate would not be attempting to use the filibuste
CNN
Nov 1, 2013 6:00am PDT
was, elect obama/clinton for 2012. turns out the obama campaign considered bumping joe biden from the ticket last year and replacing him with hillary clinton. obama's former chief of staff confirms that a switch was discussed as were many options but he says it was never considered seriously. jay carney says the president dismissed the idea out of hand. i know for a fact that president obama never considered this, never thought about it, never entertained it. the vice president has been a partner of his from the 2008 campaign on, an excellent governing partner and excellent campaign partner. so again, campaigns test everything but as the book itself says this was never considered by the president. >> obama's former senior adviser, david plouffe, also denies any serious intent. plouffe tweeted "never any, any consideration of vice president of hillary rodham clinton switch." >>> congress is ramping up its investigation into the terror attacks on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya, as you'll recall, four americans including the u.s. ambassador to libya tide in that ferocious atta
CSPAN
Nov 18, 2013 7:00am EST
into our around the clock. i do think you heard about bush and now clinton fatigue you are about obama fatigue. there is an element of the saturation coverage that any president today attracts is ironically both potential he his great asset. it gives him great incident instant and total access to the public, but it is also a potential danger. the danger of overexposure. i think that is one factor. i think another factor is often you have burnout. you have some of the best people who come in at the beginning of the administration and there is oftent wave of energy, change and excitement. it is for difficult to sustain that for a years. the time you get to his second term, a lot of those people are gone, congress may very well be feeling its oats and may be more initially.han you may have problems within your own party. there are a number of factors that come together, but one of them clearly is, as i said earlier, hubris. when presidents, particular ly those who are strongly reelected maybe even more than as richarded, such nixon and watergate and bill clinton and lewinsky. there is hi
MSNBC
Nov 22, 2013 3:00am PST
years of the obama presidency the senate held votes to end filibuster 79 times. that's already more than double the amount during president bush's eight years in office. the senate can now end the debate on executive and judicial nominees. there have been many blocks with a simple majority. however the new route does not apply to supreme court nominations or legislative bills. so it's fairly focused. while the move helps the democrats right now, that may come back to haunt them because they won't always be the case. yesterday majority leader harry reid and minority leader mitch mcconnell debated the merits of the vote. >> for the good of the united states of america. it's time to change. it's time to change the senate before this institution becomes obsolete. you don't have to like the laws of the land. but you do have to respect those laws. and acknowledge them and abide by them. is the senate working now? can anyone say the senate is working now? i don't think so. >> i realize this sort of wishful thinking may appeal to the newcomers in the democratic congress who served zero days in t
ABC
Nov 6, 2013 6:00pm EST
mercados de seguro de salud obamacare ha estado lleno de problemas desde su lanzamiento en octubre. oficiales de la administración de obama esperan que se opere como debe ser para finales de mes. - en nueva york , demócrata ganó la alcaldía de ese estado con una marcada mayoría. se cometen el primer demócrata en ser elegido alcalde desde 1989. hoy se con se tomaron un café con el alcalde saliente y hablaron de los problemas de la ciudad. agradeció los votantes muchos de ellos latinos y lo hizo en español. >> nuestro trabajo acaba de empezar. los problemas de nuestra ciudad no serán fáciles de resolver, pero una cosa es clara, la gente de este ciudad ha elegido el camino progresista. >> sulema: las resultado de las elecciones donde eligieron alcaldes y gobernadores fue tema de debate en batalla de ideas. escuchamos que pudo haber influenciado por los resultados. >> hola, mis queridos televidentes. paro, las elecciones de 2013 fueron la gran victoria para las fuerzas de la moderación y para el progreso, y una derrota a la derecha dura. >> no, estás equivocado, josé; seg
Al Jazeera America
Nov 25, 2013 4:00pm EST
their nuclear program. some don't think iran will live up to it's end of the short term deal. president obama responded to kritdicit critics during a speech. it's not the right thing for our security. >> the european union says it could relax sanctions as early as next month. both sides have to reach a long term deal that is may we are talking about. here are the key points to the deal. iran will stop enriching u rainm to 5% and 22% uranium will be neutraneutralized and some are september keskeptical that irant live up to the bargain. that appearance by president obama in san francisco a few moaptsmoments ago is interestin. not only is the president on the west coast on a fund raising swing for the midterm elections in 2014 s. bu 2014, but he begag about iran he started off by saying i di have done what i sa. and it's an interesting context and frame of reference that the president used but you are right. it's a question of trust here in washington and another interesting aspect of that is when the president says tough talk might work politically. >> it's no not only domestic criticism i i he
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 10:00pm EST
bill clinton said president obama should make sure people keep their insurance policies if they want to. >> hawaii's legislature passed a bill approving gay marriage and the governor is expected to sign it. the university of hawaii said the law will boost tourism by $217 million over two years. >> new york city's one world trade at 1776 feet, it has been declared the tallest in america. that's the news at this hour. consider this is up next. you can get the latest on aljazeera.com. >> desperation is growing by the hour in the philippines five days after enduring the terrifying typhoon. survivors are struggling to get food and water. consider this, with so much death and destruction, what is happening with the hampered relief efforts. >> is bill clinton undermining the white house on health care? we'll look at the building tensions in the democratic party over obamacare. >> is the new face of alcoholism female? the surprising number of women who are struggling with the bottle and its terrible consequences. >> welcome to consider this. we begin with obamacare, and the issues that are happ
Al Jazeera America
Nov 13, 2013 1:00am EST
obamacare seems to have become obama scare for the democrats. right now, the numbers of people participating in the affordable care act are well below expectations, just over 49,000 people have signed on through the 12 state based exchanges. around 3% of the enrollment target in those states. perhaps 40,000 to 50,000 have signed up through the federal government. meanwhile, 440,000 signed on for medicaid through obamacare. it's a huge imbalance that tilts the program toward delivering more subsidized health care which would drive up the cast for most other americans. president obama is pressured to make changes, so americans who want to keep their current health insurance will be able to as he promised they could on the campaign trail. the latest nudge came from former president clinton. >> i permanently believe, even if it takes changing the law, the president should honor the commitment the federal government made to those people and let them keep what they've got. >> an illinois senator dick durbin agreed in part, telling cnn, we need to look at the political reality and be open to constr
CSPAN
Nov 1, 2013 7:00am EDT
. they are already under fierce attack from republicans over the health care laws. obama now faces democratic concerns that the troubled start of the insurance program will cut into the political benefits that the party received from the government shutdown and might cost government -- democratic candidates in the next elections. was named asgh most responsible. to fix it entrusted was jeffrey zeitz. this followed a meeting between vice president joe biden and democratic freshmen. it appeared that the white house would have to do more to reassure democrats who emerged from the shutdown confident of their political fortunes. onublicans have roared back a wave of anger over the health care law. people are anxious. richard derman said -- richard durbin said he did not think there was confidence. this is more of a show me moment. we were all confident that the system would be up and running. we are not confident until it is real. the anxious include senators and house members facing hotly contested races. inre are also lawmakers states with republican governors who have done nothing to promote th
MSNBC
Nov 14, 2013 12:00am PST
up for obama care through state and federal marketplaces so far. that, according to figures released by the obama administration today. those numbers come amid increasing pressure from republicans, who today once again took to capitol hill to berate the people working on fixing healthcare.gov. one thing, though, is clear. things look quite a bit different than they did just a short month ago. >> so usually it is the republicans who are united and the democrats that are divided. but this time democrats are solidly behind president obama. >> i have never seen the democrats as united in my life. >> democrats are united and ready to help in this shutdown. >> democrats are united. >> you have to say the by any objective standpoint, democrats are united. >> democrats are united. there is no democrat ready to break ranks. >> democrats in the house are united. >> again, democrats are united. >> and democrats now, politically have the luxury of both unity and clarity of vision. >> up until now, congressional democrats have held firm on obama care. for years, they held together through tea par
CNN
Nov 25, 2013 2:00pm PST
next, president obama interrupted by a heckler in a surprising location. you will hear his response. >>> plus, two very different takes on obama care. you will find out why one man calls it mind-numbing while another says it's a relief. sfx: oil gushing out of pipe. sfx: birds chirping. ...are the hands that do good things for the whole community: the environment, seniors, kids, and animals. that's why we created the share the love event. by the end of this year, the total donated by subaru could reach 35 million dollars. you get a great deal on a new subaru. we'll donate 250 dollars to a choice of charities that benefit your community. it feels good to be a helping hand. i started part-time, now i'm a manager.n. my employer matches my charitable giving. really. i get bonuses even working part-time. where i work, over 400 people are promoted every day. healthcare starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real wa
CNN
Nov 16, 2013 8:00am PST
princeton university. >>> now to the health of millions of americans under obama care. the president met with insurance company ceos yesterday to discuss his proposed fix to the affordable care act. the tweak would temporarily reinstate policies that were dropped because they didn't comply with obama care regulations. the white house calls the meeting productive but hasn't related any details about possible solutions. on the same day the president suffered an embarrassing setback when dozens of house democrats voted for a republican plan that would gut his signature health care law. our chief congressional correspondent dana bash has that. >> fredericka, the prospect of losing this vote in a big way is what drove democratic leaders earlier in the week to plead with obama officials to do something to fix the canceled policy problem. the president's mea culpa and his new plan softened the blow but for the white house it still stung. 39 house democrats, one-fifth of the caucus, defected and voted for a republican bill allowing people to keep canceled health policies. democrat ron barber in
CNN
Nov 20, 2013 5:00pm PST
years later, president obama paid tribute to jfk and the vision he had for this country. >> this is a legacy of a man who could have retreated to a life of luxury and ease, but who chose to live a life in the arena sailing sometimes against the wind, sometimes with it, and that's why 50 years later, john f. kennedy stands for prosperity as he did in life, young and bold and daring, and he stays with us in our imagination, not because he left us too soon but because he embodied the character of the people he led, resilie resilient, rest lute, fearless and fun loving, defiant in possible of all odds and to make the world a new one, not settling for what is but later what might be. >> the clintons and obamas laid a wreath at the grave. it's the first time since the tell all put a strain on their relationship. it really was a full day honoring the president. >> it was and a chance for president obama, if you will, to not anal take part of this history, late john f. kennedy and step away from his political problems, 37% approval rating, all of the fighting over obama care, th
CNN
Nov 1, 2013 2:00am PDT
for president obama in 2012. >> the political bombshell that everybody is talking about this morning. the explosive new report revealing there was talk of dumping vice president biden for hillary clinton. >>> justice for kj is coming! >> the launch of an investigation into the mysterious death of a teenager who was found in a rolled-up mat inside his high school gymnasium. >> happy friday! >> i'm michaela pereira in for zorai zoraida. >> i'm john berman. >> it feels like it's still october. >>> deadly and ferocious flooding in central texas. more than a thousand homes evacuated, heavy rain sending creeks and rivers over their banks and into communities already devastated by a punishing drought and awful conditions there. at least two people were killed overnight. plenty of pictures. dramatic rescues. some by helicopter. they were playing out in neighborhood after neighborhood. >> my dogs kept making noise and i thought, shh, a couple times and then i heard dripping, and so i got up and, you know, the carpet is wet and it just got worse and worse and worse. >> the water came too fast.
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